MGT-467: Sport and Special Event Public Information and Emergency Notification

MGT-467: Sport and Special Event Public Information and Emergency Notification







The methodologies and techniques used to deliver timely and accurate information in a complex, dynamic information environment are challenging to any community or organization hosting a mass gathering. This course brings planners, operators, communication professionals, government, public safety, and marketing professionals together in an effort to prepare and/or enhance venue and event communication programs. The course prescribes best practices for common communication pitfalls and provides flexible and scalable solutions to a wide range of scenarios.


  • Communication Fundamentals
  • Managing Communication
  • Event and Emergency Messaging
  • Information Collaboration / Dissemination
  • Pre-Event Communication
  • Post-Incident Communication
  • Application of Communication Strategies


  • Venue Executives/Managers
  • Event Planner
  • Venue Operations
  • Public Relations and Marketing
  • Media Services
  • Government
  • Special Event Officers/Liaisons
  • Emergency Management
  • Fire and Emergency Services
  • Executive Leadership
  • Law Enforcement


  • AR-167: Sport and Special Event Risk Management
  • IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS)
  • IS-200.B: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
  • IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
  • IS-800.B: National Response Framework, An Introduction

Registration Requirements

Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register online here.

Workshop Resources

Course Schedule

Start DateCompletion DateCity Online Registration
Oct 26, 2022Oct 27, 2022Louisville, KYClick Here
Nov 15, 2022Nov 16, 2022Houston, TXClick Here
Jan 24, 2023Jan 25, 2022Columbus, OHClick Here
Feb 15, 2023Feb 16, 2023San Diego, CAClick Here
Feb 21, 2023Feb 22, 2023Virginia Beach, VAClick Here
Jun 14, 2023Jun 15, 2023Gainesville, GAClick Here

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